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A Modern Approach to Patient Assignment: Q+A with Northwell’s Nocturnists

In the early mornings, before most start their workday, Northwell South Shore University Hospital’s nocturnists are working away creating the daily rounding lists, adding an increasing amount of manual burden to their already busy day.   Maneuvering through routine issues surrounding patient assignment hindered the team from being able to operate efficiently and effectively. This, in turn, negatively impacted patient safety…
Malachi Charbonneau
November 3, 2022
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eBook: The Hidden Costs of Manual Patient Assignment

Creating patient lists manually comes at a cost – for your staff and your patients. In this eBook, we'll learn about how it costs your hospital medicine teams revenue, causes burnout, impacts patient safety; and how to solve these challenges. By downloading this eBook, you'll learn about: The impact on hospitalist workload Missing revenue opportunities Patient safety concerns Unfair rounding…
Vicky Abihsira
September 26, 2022
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Times are Changing – What’s Fuelling the Move to Automate Patient Assignment?

An interview with Rhonda Cook, Regional Sales Manager, on automating patient assignment.   Malachi: You’re having conversations with medical professionals on the daily. Who is primarily responsible for patient assignment at the healthcare organizations and physician groups you speak to?   Rhonda: It varies. In some cases, it’s the hospitalist or at night, the nocturnist.    In other cases, it’s admin personnel who have…
Malachi Charbonneau
September 8, 2022
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Why Healthcare Organizations Believe Patient Assignment is so Complex

An interview with Scott Hopkins, Sales Executive, on the complexity of patient assignment processes.   Malachi: Scott, you’re speaking with healthcare organizations of different sizes and specialties on the daily. Have you observed any common threads between them in terms of their patient assignment processes?  Scott: One of the observations I’ve made from speaking with healthcare organizations of varying sizes across…
Malachi Charbonneau
August 25, 2022
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Top 5 Articles on the Benefits of Automating Your Daily Patient Assignment Process

We hear it from prospects every day – daily patient assignment is an administrative burden. It puts a drag on productivity and unbalanced patient workloads contribute to healthcare professional burnout. There is a better way. The better way involves automating your patient assignment process using a set of intelligent, customized rules while leaving the final approval in your hands and reducing the process to…
Malachi Charbonneau
August 12, 2022
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Inefficient Patient Assignment Processes, Fallout from Provider Turnover, and Complex Workflows are Top of Mind for Hospitals Today

Last month, I attended the Society of Hospital Medicine’s four-day Leadership Academy in Arizona, where Hospitalists across the country came together to gain essential leadership skills not often taught in medical schools or residencies.   Scott Hopkins, a Regional Sales Manager here at Medaptus, and I had the pleasure of speaking with many attendees who stopped by the Medaptus table about…
Malachi Charbonneau
June 16, 2022
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Still Doing Manual Work Even After Your Morning Assignments are Complete? Integrating Medaptus with your EHR

Your morning assignments are complete, now what?   Even after you’ve created your morning rounding lists, the work isn’t complete. You still have to:   Assign patients throughout the day   Update new provider relationships  Update and move patients onto specific rounding teams  Log into multiple places to get an accurate view of your census (ER admits, ICU downgrades, etc.)   The result? A…
Jeff Cibotti
June 2, 2022
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